How can they put a pice of paper saying that the Russian’s did NOT interfer with the 2016 Presidential election when the intelligence community has CONCRETE proof that they did and that the US Senate and Robert Mueller’s people have CONCRETE proof that the Russians did just that….
House Republicans are privately venting that they’ve fumbled the release of their own Russia probe report.
The blaring headline the GOP wanted from this week’s rollout was clear: After a year of searching, Republicans on the House Intelligence Committee found no evidence that President Donald Trump or his associates aided Moscow’s scheme to interfere in the 2016 election but that the nation must still prepare for another assault from the Kremlin.
Instead, much of the focus has been on lawmakers’ startling conclusion that the nation’s intelligence agencies botched their analysis when they determined Russia wanted Trump to defeat Hillary Clinton.
The finding once again pitted the committee’s Republicans against the leaders of the intelligence community and led to a frenzy of news coverage that put members on the defensive. And rather than seizing an opportunity to highlight the Russian threat and undermine lingering questions about the Trump campaign’s Russian contacts, Republicans faced a political headache of their own making…..